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Daniel Cowan Jackling photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 440

Scope and Contents

Collection includes photographs, with one corresponding safety film negative, of Jackling taken between approximately 1900-1959. Most of the photographs document the unveiling of his statue, created by Avard Fairbanks, in the Utah State Capitol building in 1954.


  • approximately 1900-1959


Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research. Items kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.

Conditions Governing Access

Negatives. Condition restricted; permission to use items must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to use material from this collection must be obtained from Reference Services at

Biographical / Historical

Daniel Cowan Jackling (1869-1956) was a mining engineer and executive in the western United States. He organized the Utah Copper Company and initiated the open pit mining of in Bingham Canyon, Utah.


1 oversize folder (0.1 linear ft.)

2 folders (0.07 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Provenance unknown; 2022.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source unknown; 2022.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Processing Information

Processed; Anne Ashton; August 2022. Updated finding aid for DACS compliance and accuracy. Rehoused photographs to plastic sleeves for preservation.

Register of Daniel Cowan Jackling photographs
Under Revision
Rose Frank
2011 November 30
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States